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Wadi Halfa vs Shendi Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Wadi Halfa, Sudan and Shendi, Sudan is approximately 610 km or 379 mi.
  • To reach Wadi Halfa in this distance one would set out from Shendi bearing 339.3° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Wadi Halfa bearing 338.6° or NNW .
  • Both have a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Wadi Halfa is in or near the subtropical desert biome whereas Shendi is in or near the tropical desert biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 2.8 °C (5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.2 °C (7.6°F) more in Wadi Halfa. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 73 mm (2.9 in) less which is equivalent to 73 l/m² (1.79 US gal/ft²) or 730,000 l/ha (78,042 US gal/ac) less. About 0 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.2° lower in Wadi Halfa than in Shendi.
  • Relative humidity levels are 1.8% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.6°C (2.8°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Wadi Halfa relative to Shendi. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Shendi vs Wadi Halfa.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-10) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -3 (-6) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) 0 (-1) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -3 (-5)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +0 (+0) +1 (+0) +0 (+0) 0 (0) -1 (0) -4 (0) -20 (-1) -39 (-2) -9 (0) -1 (0) +0 (+0) +1 (+0) -73 (-3)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 17' -0h 11' -0h 02' +0h 07' +0h 15' +0h 19' +0h 17' +0h 11' +0h 01' -0h 07' -0h 15' -0h 19'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -5.1 -5.1 -5.1 -5.1 +1.8 +5 +2 -5.1 -5.1 -5.1 -5.1 -5.1   -3.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +10 +9 +6 +4 +2 -2 -9 -13 -7 +1 +10 +11   +1.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -0.8 (-1) -0.6 (-1) -0.6 (-1) +0.4 (+1) -0.1 (0) -2.3 (-4) -4.5 (-8) -5.3 (-10) -4.1 (-7) -1.8 (-3) +1 (+2) +0 (+0) -1.6 (-3)

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